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Swerve! / Bio

Pronunciation: [swurv!]

Definition: Highly entertaining party rock/dance band.

Usage: Often found performing a wide variety of danceable rock music at night clubs, pubs, festival events and other venues which may require premium live entertainment. The sounds produced by this group have been known to promote feelings of happiness among the human species.

Example Sentences:
“Swerve! is my new favorite band!”
“Swerve! rocked the house!”
“You should definitely book Swerve!”

Although Swerve! is new to the Orlando music scene, each member comes with massive credentials ....

Melanie Lacay~lead vocals: This born & raised New Yorker has been singing since she was just a tot. Her talents were first recognized in elementary school where she was applauded for having great vocal pitch, tone & sound. Throughout her school years she studied music and often received solos in school shows. She was awarded with a high school music diploma and went on to studying music in college. Melanie has appeared in an off Broadway production, writes her own music and has recording studio experience.

George Repas~drums, vocals: Former drummer for the hugely popular Philadelphia based festival cover band "Speed". Speed toured full time throughout the Northeast in the late 90s early 2000s playing large events and premier night clubs. Speed was the official pre-game party band for the Washington Redskins at Fed Ex stadium.

Griffin Vittone~bass, vocals: Toured the Midwest as lead vocalist and bassist for the pop punk cover band "Nod". Nod won Miller Genuine Drafts, Battle of the Bands Wisconsin in 1999 and opened up for the Violent Femmes at Milwaukees Summerfest, the largest attended music festival in North America. Nod was one of the top drawing cover bands in the Upper Midwest in the late 90s and early 2000s. In 2004, Griffin released a full length solo CD entitled "Turn the Light On". The disc received college radio airplay in over 30 states.

Jake Q~guitar, vocals: At an early age in New York City, Jake was singing and playing with older peers at legendary nightclubs, and has been a driving force in the music scene all through college and beyond. As founder of Premiere Soundworks, Jake has immersed himself in live and studio work with the world's finest talent & situations, as well as the fostering of music education.

General Info

Band Members
Melly L, Jake Q, Griffin Vittone, George Repas, Caitlyn, K.C.
Artist Name
Swerve!
Profile Page
https://www.reverbnation.com/swerveorlando
Active Since
11/11
Genres
Rock / Dance / Pop

Contact Info

Location
Orlando, FL

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